Complete C.V. (PDF format) (last updated on September 27, 2013)
Marital Status: Married, two children
Italian (native), English (fluent), Spanish (fair)
(native), English (fluent), Spanish (fair)
09/2011 - Current - Associate Professor of Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University
06/2003 - 08/2011 - Assistant Professor of Economics, Stern School of Business, New York University
09/2000 - 05/2003 - Assistant Professor of Finance , Tepper School of Business,
, Tepper School of Business,Carnegie Mellon University
Faculty Research Fellow, NBER
Associate Research Fellow, CIREQ
Senior Fellow, RCEA
Co-editor, Economic Inquiry
2000 Ph.D. in Economics,
1998 M.A. in Economics,
1993 B.A. in Economics, Universita' di Bologna - Magna Cum Laude
Papers published or accepted for publication
Cross-Sectoral Variation in The Volatility of Plant-Level Idiosyncratic Shocks, with Rui Castro and Yoonsoo Lee, Journal of Industrial Economics, forthcoming
Asset Pricing in a Production Economy with Chew-Dekel Preferences, with Claudio Campanale and Rui Castro , Review of Economic Dynamics, Volume 13, Issue 2, March 2010, pages 379-402.
The Economic Effects of Improving Investor Rights in Portugal, with Rui Castro , Portuguese Economic Journal, Volume 8, Issue 2, August 2009, pages 59-97.
Legal Institutions, Sectoral Heterogeneity, and Economic Development, with Rui Castro and Glenn MacDonald , Review of Economic Studies, Volume 76, Issue 2, April 2009, pages 529-561.
A Theory of Financing Constraints and Firm Dynamics , with Hugo Hopenhayn , Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 121, Issue 1, February 2006, pages 229-265
Investor Protection, Optimal Incentives, and Economic Growth, with Rui Castro and Glenn MacDonald - Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 119, Issue 3, August 2004, pages 1131-1175.
Comment on: "Financial Globalization, Financial Crises, and Contagion" by Enrique G. Mendoza and Vincenzo Quadrini. , Journal of Monetary Economics, Volume 57, Issue 1, January 2010, pages 40-44.
Rethinking Compensation in Financial Firms, with Thomas Cooley, Matthew Richardson, and Ingo Walter, in "Restoring Financial Stability: How to Repair a Failed System", edited by Viral Acharya and Matthew Richardson, John Wiles & Sons, March 2009.